Definitions for Bastardˈbæs tərd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person born of unmarried parents; an illegitimate child.
a mean, despicable person.
Category: Status (usage)
something spurious or inferior.
(adj.)illegitimate in birth.
made or done in imitation; spurious; false:
of abnormal or irregular shape or size.
Origin of bastard:
1250–1300; ME < AF; ML bastardus, prob. < Gmc *bāst-
asshole, bastard, cocksucker, dickhead, shit, mother fucker, motherfucker, prick, whoreson, son of a bitch, SOB(noun)
insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
bastard, by-blow, love child, illegitimate child, illegitimate, whoreson(noun)
the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin
"the architecture was a kind of bastard suggesting Gothic but not true Gothic"
bogus, fake, phony, phoney, bastard(adj)
fraudulent; having a misleading appearance
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a man you dislike
A person who was born out of wedlock, and hence often considered an illegitimate descendant.
A mongrel. A biological cross between different breeds, groups or varieties.
A contemptible, inconsiderate, overly or arrogantly rude or spiteful person. See asshole, sod.
Some bastard stole my car while I was helping an injured person.
A man, a fellow, a male friend.
A child that does not know his or her father.
Something extremely difficult or unpleasant to deal with.
Life can be a real bastard.
A variation that is not genuine; something irregular or inferior or of dubious origin, fake or counterfeit.
The architecture was a kind of bastard, suggesting Gothic but not being true Gothic.
An intermediate-grade steel file; also : bastard file.
A long, straight, narrow sword, with an undecorated hilt; a longsword.
A sweet wine.
of or like a bastard (illegitimate human descendant)
of or like a bastard (bad person)
of or like a mongrel, bastardized creature/cross
of abnormal, irregular or otherwise inferior qualities (size, shape etc.)
spurious, lacking genuinity of authenticity: counterfeit, fake
Exclamation of strong dismay or strong sense of being upset.
Origin: From bastard, bastarde, from Late bastard, from bastard, from Old Low * (compare Middle Dutch bast) and derogatory suffix -ard, from banstuz (compare West Frisian boask, boaste), from bʰendʰ-; or equivalent to . Cognate with bastert, bastaard, Bastard, bastarður. Probably originally referred to a child from a polygynous marriage of Germanic custom but not sanctioned by the Church.
a "natural" child; a child begotten and born out of wedlock; an illegitimate child; one born of an illicit union
an inferior quality of soft brown sugar, obtained from the sirups that / already had several boilings
a large size of mold, in which sugar is drained
a sweet Spanish wine like muscadel in flavor
a writing paper of a particular size. See Paper
begotten and born out of lawful matrimony; illegitimate. See Bastard, n., note
lacking in genuineness; spurious; false; adulterate; -- applied to things which resemble those which are genuine, but are really not so
of an unusual make or proportion; as, a bastard musket; a bastard culverin
abbreviated, as the half title in a page preceding the full title page of a book
The Roycroft Dictionary
Any man who doubts his own immaculate conception.
Bastard‼: Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy is a manga by Kazushi Hagiwara. It first appeared in Weekly Shōnen Jump, in 1988, and continues to be published irregularly today in Ultra Jump. Currently, it spans 27 volumes. Kazushi Hagiwara is an enthusiastic fan of heavy metal music and Dungeons & Dragons, using ideas from both of these in the Bastard!! story. Many characters and places in the story, for instance, are named after members of Hagiwara's favorite bands. Hagiwara also attributes the manga Devilman by Go Nagai as a primary influence on his artwork. The manga is published in English by Viz Media. Only volumes 1–19 have been translated, with no plans to release the rest. Additionally, a six-part anime OVA was released in 1992. The OVA was released in North America by Pioneer in 1995. Bastard!! is one of Weekly Shōnen Jump's best-selling manga series of all time, with over 30 million copies sold by 2008.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Bastard' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2915
Rank popularity for the word 'Bastard' in Nouns Frequency: #1899
Translations for Bastard
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a child born of parents not married to each other.
a bastard son.
- ، إبْنُ سِفاح، إبْنُ زِنىArabic
- bastardoPortuguese (BR)
- uægte; bastard-Danish
- μπάσταρδος, νόθοςGreek
- anak haram jadahIndonesian
- anak lelaki luar nikahMalay
- uekte, født utenfor ekteskapNorwegian
- حرمونى، مټونگى، حراميPashto
- bastard, nelegitimRomanian
- 私生的Chinese (Trad.)
- ولد الحرامUrdu
- ngoài giá thúVietnamese
- 私生的Chinese (Simp.)
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